Author: Guy Thomas

PowerShell Basics: If Statement

Introduction to The Windows PowerShell If Statement PowerShell’s ‘If’ statement comes under the umbrella of flow control.  Once you master the basic construction then you can increase its usefulness by appending, ‘Else’ and ‘ElseIf’ statements.  One of my favourite alternative strategies is to use ‘Switch‘. Topics for PowerShell’s If Statement …

PowerShell Basics: ElseIf Statement

Introduction to PowerShell’s Else If Logic PowerShell’s ‘ElseIf’ statement comes under the umbrella of flow control.  Once you master the basic ‘If’ construction then you can increase the scope of your script by adding extra ‘ElseIf’ statements to the logic control. Topics for PowerShell’s ElseIf Statement Begin With The Plain …

Where do you store your Web Site?

Where do you save store your Web Site? Best Practice (Litmus Test)   Guy recommends: Free SolarWinds VM Console  A free desktop tool that monitors, or restarts, your VMware virtual machines.  Download your free VM Console Professionals Save the Web Directory to another drive Amateurs Save the Web Site to …

Scripting Users with VBScript

Custom Search Guy recommends : Free – WMI Monitor Get more ideas for your PowerShell scripts with SolarWinds’ WMI Monitor. Free WMI Monitor Download Guy's Review of Computer Tools  1) Belarc Advisor  2) Network Perf Mon  3) Freeping  4) PuTTY  5) Bandwidth Analyzer  6) Secunia  7) Net-SNMP  8) Permission Analyzer …

Windows Vista – Milestones

Windows Vista – Milestones When you look at Vista’s milestones, where do you start?  XP, Beta 1?  Well I decided to start at the beginning with Windows 1! Vista Roadmap Vista RTM October 2009 Vista SP2 May 2009 Vista SP1 Spring 2008 Vista SP1 Beta 1 September 2007  Vista Editions …